Quotes: random selection

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  • Edmond and Jules de Goncourt
    Edmond and Jules de Goncourt
    French authors who wrote several books together
    Edmond and Jules de Goncourt
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    A painting in a museum probably hears more foolish remarks than anything else in the world.
  • William B. Yeats
    William B. Yeats
    Irish poet 1865-1918
    William B. Yeats
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    It is most important that we should keep in this country a certain leisured class. I am of the opinion of the ancient Jewish book which says ''there is no wisdom without leisure.''
  • Marshall Mcluhan
    Marshall Mcluhan
    Canadian professor and philosopher 1911-1980
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    Money is a poor man's credit card.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
    Friedrich Nietzsche
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    One may sometimes tell a lie, but the grimace that accompanies it tells the truth.
  • John Dryden
    John Dryden
    English poet and playwright 1631-1700
    John Dryden
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    When I consider life, it is all a cheat. Yet fooled with hope, people favor this deceit.
  • Everyone is a prisoner of his own experiences. No one can eliminate prejudices - just recognize them.
  • Jerry Brown
    Jerry Brown
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    The government is becoming the family of last resort.
  • Andy Warhol
    Andy Warhol
    American artist 1930-
    Andy Warhol
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    Bad taste makes the day go by faster.
  • Georgia O'Keeffe
    Georgia O'Keeffe
    American painter and artist 1887-1986
    Georgia O'Keeffe
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    When you take a flower in your hand and really look at it, it's your world for the moment. I want to give that world to someone else. Most people in the city rush around so, they have no time to look at a flower. I want them to see it whether they want to or not.
  • The feeling of gratitude has all the ardor of a passion in noble hearts.
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